Hawaii Trauma System
In 2006, the State enacted a comprehensive trauma system by passing HRS 323-22.5. EMSIPSB manages the trauma system. The State of Hawaii has designated one (1) Level 1 trauma center and seven (7) Level 3 trauma centers across the state. Hawaii has a Level II military trauma center. The Hawaii Trauma System mission is to reduce the burden of trauma in Hawaii through collaborative programs of injury prevention, optimal treatment, research and education. The vision is to ensure all trauma patients within the State of Hawaii receive quality comprehensive trauma care aligned with national trauma standards.